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place-names of the Isle of Wight

Helge KoМ€keritz

place-names of the Isle of Wight

by Helge KoМ€keritz

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Published by Appelberg in Uppsala .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Helge Kökeritz.
SeriesNomina Germanica -- 6
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17566669M

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Filed under: Isle of Wight (England) -- Description and travel Isle of Wight, by A. R. Hope Moncrieff, illust. by A. Heaton Cooper (Gutenberg ebook) Glimpses of Nature, and Objects of Interest Described, During a Visit to the Isle of Wight: Designed to Assist and Encourage Young Persons in Forming Habits of Observation, by Mrs. Loudon. [Isle of] Wight was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Bowcombe, mentioned in the chapters for Hampshire, Wiltshire and Leicestershire. It had no recorded population (sometimes the case for large towns, as well as abandoned settlements). No individual entry in Domesday Book.

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The Place Names of the Isle of Wight: Their Origins and Meanings [Mills, A.D.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Place Names of the Isle of Wight: Their Origins and MeaningsCited by: 1. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kökeritz, Helge, Place-names of the Isle of Wight.

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The contents are: 'Alfred Oscroft and his manuscripts', ; 'Southampton Times and Hampshire Express place-name articles, ', ; 'Names of Animals and Plants forming elements in the place-names of Hampshire', ; 'Dictionary of Place-Names of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight', ; bibliography, Author: Alfred Oscroft.

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Buy Place-names of the Isle of Wight: Their Origins and Meanings Reprint by Mills, A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). Magnus Portus was the Roman name for Bosham Harbour in Hampshire.

The island of Vectis is easily identified as the Isle of Wight. Above quote from Ptolemy's Geography (final entry, Part.2 Chapter.2) The island is mentioned in the Ravenna Cosmology of the seventh century, again as Vectis.

During the course of the day, Chris Scott, Founder of The Wight Book – a celebration of the Isle of Wight, welcomed over guests to the beautiful country house setting and paid tribute to the. Kökeritz, The Place-Names of the Isle of Wight, Nomina Germanica, 6, Uppsala () A.D.

Mills, The Place-Names of the Isle of Wight, Stamford () *Herefordshire - B. Coplestone-Crow, Herefordshire Place -Names, British Archaeological Reports (British Series),BAR, Oxford ().

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This is a list of towns and villages in the county of Isle of Wight, England. There are nine main towns, most located along the north and east coasts. By greater area population, Ryde is the largest with a population of 32, Newport is the centrally located county town, with an area population of 25,   Buy Place-names of the Isle of Wight by A.

Mills from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: The Wight Book Limited East Quay, Kite Hill, Wootton Bridge, Isle of Wight, PO33 4LA, UK.

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Recommended reading for every destination on earth: We found 78 books set on the Isle of Wight. Isle of Wight Place Names. By Anthony Poulton-Smith. indeed anyone with an interest in the Isle of Wight. ISBN: Type: Paperback Pages: Published: 10 November Price: $ Book Extract The author has made an extract of the book available for reading.

To download and read it now, click the link below. Isle of Wight books. We specialise in selling books, maps, videos and guides about the Isle of Wight. It’s always good to know more about the Island whether you live here or are planning a visit.

We aim to have the largest range of items available, but please contact. The Clipper Ship "Flying Cloud" off the Needles, Isle of Wight, by James E. Buttersworth, The Isle of Wight is rich in historical and archaeological sites, from prehistoric fossil beds with dinosaur remains, to dwellings and artefacts dating back to the Bronze Age, Iron Age, and Roman periods.

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D. Mills.The place-names of the Isle of Wight Helge Kökeritz Read. Publishing History This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject.

Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Richard John Hutchings, 3 books Long, William Henry, 3 books P. Paye, 2 books Patricia Sibley.Place-names of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight by Alfred Oscroft.

Alfred Oscroft, who worked for the Ordnance Survey in the s, was an ardent researcher into Hampshire placenames. His grandson, James Oscroft Wilkes, born in Britain but relocated to the United States, was given the “miraculously preserved” manuscripts.